Sam Dumas and Janet Bussell-Eriksson

Qualifications

Sam Dumas
Associate Broker, GRI, Premiere Property Director

In 1984 Sam began her career selling residential real estate in Boulder, Colorado. She currently holds a Real Estate Broker License and is a member of the Prescott Area Association of Realtors and the Scottsdale Area Association of Realtors. In addition to the licenses she carries, Sam, is the 2015 PAAR Luxury Home Tour Director and Premier Properties Director for the Prescott Windermere Office.

Sam sells real estate in beautiful Prescott, Arizona. Prescott has been selected as one of the top ten “Best Places to Retire” in the U.S. Prescott offers an outstanding climate with four mild seasons and is located just 90 miles northwest of Phoenix at an elevation of 5400 feet. Prescott is bordered by 1.25 Million acres of National Forest and has a small town charm with modern conveniences.

The key to a successful sale hinges on Sam's excellent communication skills and rapport with other agents and potential buyers. Her creative and consistent marketing plan is supported by Windermere's award winning advertising/marketing to produce results for sellers. Her high tech approach brings attention to listings from all over the world. A prospective buyer can tour a property with out setting foot on the carpet.

Sam’s years of experience, dedication and negotiating skills helps see the purchase contract through to closing. Her job only begins when a purchase offer is presented. Her team of professionals from mortgage, title/escrow and inspections helps guide the seller through a successful sale . Her licensed assistant stays vigilant over contract dates and procedures. Windermere stays up to date on the latest in real estate law and AAR contracts to best serve our clients.

Janet Bussell - Eriksson
Professional Interior Designer, General Contractor and Real Estate Agent

In 1992 Janet graduated from the Art Institute of Fort Lauderdale with design honors and highest academic achievement while receiving her Bachelor’s Degree in Interior Design. Upon graduation Janet went to work for GISADO, Inc. and was retained as the “in house designer” working directly with Gianni Versace on the architecturally acclaimed South Beach Versace Mansion. Janet’s floor patterns, stone designs, ceiling details, custom millwork and stained glass designs became an integral part of this incredible estate.

Upon completion of the Versace Mansion, Janet later became a partner with J. Wallace Tutt and was the lead designer and Vice President of Tutt Design Group, Inc. where she designed several high profile multi-million dollar residential projects on exclusive La Gorce Island, Star Island in Miami Beach. Janet worked with Cher assisting with the completion of her Miami Beach home. Additional projects have included several North Bay area estates as well as a loft development project in Washington D.C.

In 1998 Janet relocated of California to work directly with Cher on the design and construction of the star’s exclusive estate in Malibu. In 1999 Janet formed the construction firm; Artemis Design & Development, Inc. as well as Janet Bussell, Inc. In 2001 she formed Bussell Livingstone Interiors, Inc. which in 2004 became Janet Bussell, Inc. d/b/a Bussell Interiors. While in California her firms designed and built/renovated notable residences for Sybersound Enterprises, Dwayne Johnson “The Rock”, Backstreet Boy Kevin Richardson, and NASCAR’s owner Brian France to name a few.

Janet met her husband Dan in 2004 who had been living in Prescott since 1998. Janet’s first project in Prescott was the design and construction of their private residence on 2 acres in Williamson Valley. She became a full time Prescott residence in 2007 and obtained her AZ Residential General Contractor’s License that same year while establishing Bussell | Eriksson Designer Homes & Renovation, LLC. In 2012 Janet obtained her AZ Small Commercial Contracting License. Her projects in Arizona branched off into hospitality design in 2008 when she worked on the 1+mil renovation of the Comfort Inn in Flagstaff, AZ. In 2013-14 she renovated the Springhill Suites in downtown Prescott and is currently working on the specifications for the remodel of the Residence Inn. Janet has also designed and renovated homes in neighborhoods such as Hassayampa, Forest Trials, American Ranch, The Ranch of Prescott and Talking Rock Ranch. In September of 2013 she completed the design and furnishing of two model homes for TDLC Development in Talking Rock Ranch; prior to 2013 she remodeled the “Stay and Play Cottage” in Talking Rock. Janet has been a member of the Architectural Review Committee for Talking Rock Ranch since @2010.

Janet’s career has always been focused on real estate thus in 2015 it was a natural progression to obtain her Arizona Real Estate License thus adding to and honing in on her years of experience she is now able to provide another service to her clients.


Note: Design and Construction Portfolio can be viewed on HOUZZ as well as www.bussellinteriors.com

 

Real Estate Credentials
  • REALTOR©
  • Broker
  • GRI - Graduate, REALTORS© Institute
  • Sales Representative